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Abdominal anatomy, 19th century artwork. The liver (brown, top) has been sectioned and lifted to reveal the underlying nerves (white). The gallbladder (yellow) is at top left. At top right is the spleen. Across centre is the pancreas, with the duodenum, the first section of the small intestine, to its lower left. Behind this and shown in section at right are the kidneys. This anatomical artwork is plate 43 from volume 5 (1839) of 'Traite complet de l'anatomie de l'homme' (1831-1854). This 8-volume anatomy atlas was produced by the French physician and anatomist Jean-Baptiste Marc Bourgery (1797-1849). The illustrations were by Nicolas-Henri Jacob (1781-1871).
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